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Test Cases Engineer

Hicksville, New York, United States
February 14, 2018

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A dedicated IT professional with an in-depth knowledge in Manual Testing seeking a full time/contractor position in an organization where my skills can be effectively utilized for the growth of organization and mine. Experience Summary:

• Test Engineer with more than 5 years of experience in Software Testing

• Involved in Business and Functional Requirement analysis, Test Requirement Analysis, Setup Test Environment, QA processes and procedures

• Proficient in Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) working process.

• Proficient in Creating Test Plan and Test Strategy.

• Proficient in Creating Application Test Scenarios and Test Cases for Functional Testing, Re- gression Testing, System Testing and UAT Testing.

• Proficient in creation of Test Documentation, Test Summary Report, Daily Status Report and Weekly Status Report.

• Experienced in Functional testing, Regression testing, Black-box testing, Smoke testing and UAT testing.

• Proficient at Defect tracking and Reporting using Mercury Quality Center (Version 9.2), HP Quality Center (Version 10.0) and JIRA tools.

• Have good experience in Web Content Management and Underwriting Application.

• Prepared Online KT session for Web Content Management.

• Proficient in leading a team as well as working as a team member.

• Possess excellent communication & interpersonal skills.

• Involved in decision making, risk mitigation activities, implementing innovative ideas, etc. Summary of Qualification

Master of Business Administration from University of Madras, India 2010 - 2012 Bachelor of Computer Application from University of Madras, India 2004 – 2007 Technical Skills:

Programming Languages Basics of C, C++, Java, Oracle 10g, Oracle 9i Testing Tools QTP basics, QC, JIRA

Operating Systems Windows XP, 7, 8, Mac OS x

Packages MS Office 2003/2007/2010

Browsers IE, Safari, Chrome, FireFox

Professional Experience

Test Engineer, Computer Sciences Corporation, Chennai, India Sep 2011 - May 2013

• Role involved Requirement Analysis,Test Design, Test Execution, Defect Analysis and Track- ing to the Test Summary Report Preparation independently

• Other Responsibilities – System Testing, File Validation in Mainframe .

• Client – Zurich Farmers Insurance

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Programmer Analyst, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Chennai, India Nov 2007 - Sep 2011

Role involved understanding client requirements, creation of test cases and execution of both black box and white box test cases to meet the specified requirements.

Other Responsibilities – System Testing, Regression Testing, Sanity Testing, Full functional Testing, Ad-hoc Testing, Requirement Analysis, Test effort Estimation, Requirement Traceability Matrix, Test design document, Test Procedures, Test Report, Review of Test Reports, Configuration Management, Defect Management, Interac- tion with clients, Status Report, Productivity Report, Issue Reproduction,Web Content Management, Accessibility Testing, KT to new resources, Change Request Testing.

Clients – Hartford Life Insurance, Crawford, Hiscox,LexisNexis, HMH

Tool Used: Quality Center, MS SQL 2005, PL SQL,JIRA. Projects:

Vista Jan 2008- June 2008

VISTA Projects (Vision of Integrated Systems Technology for Annuities) is a windows-based system that handles the Hartford’s annuity contracts. It is primarily used to enhance its living benefit suite and product line- up.

Role involved: Analysis of Business Requirements, Creating the Test conditions based on Business Specifications Preparation of Test Data, Executing test conditions. Technologies: Oracle 10g, Oracle 9i RiskTech June 2008- Dec 2008

Risk Tech is a Risk Management system. It deals with managing claims. Worked on some critical enhancement and new functions added into RiskTech1.1. It deals with General Claims, Vehicle Accident Claims and Workers Com- pensation Claims of Crawford Insurance.

Role involved : Writing Test Cases,Executing Test Cases, Performing Functional testing and Database Testing,Defect Management,

Managing the Execution tracker and Defect Trackers. Tool Used: Quality Center, MS SQL 2005, PL SQL. Redesign Jan 2009- June 2009

The redesign is an initiative under the program to re-structure the Hiscox’ s UK sites under one site and re- design the brochure ware for the following – Global Markets, Broker, Household, Business, Events, Overseas Home. These sites would contain links to and from the homepage. Some of the core objectives of this web- site are One UK homepage, Single UK domain – and one brand proposition. Role : Web Content Management - Rhythmyx tool

The Rhythmyx web content management tool used in the System design to complement the existing web sites and allow Hiscox to create new sites along with pulling the existing web sites into Rhythmyx over time. Role involved : Requirement Analysis, Test Design, Test Execution, Page Creation using Rhythmyx, Defect Man- agement, Risk and Mitigation, Managing the Execution tracker and Defect Tracker, Preparing Daily Status Report and Test Summary Project.

Site Created:

MAGIC Underwriting Application June 2009 - Dec 2009 Project 1# Get Fit – Broker First:

This Project was used to shadow underwriters and technicians to observe their work patterns, and to understand the tools and techniques used to support them both in the workplace and onsite with clients and solutions were identified.

Project 2# Magic to Mapflow:

Mapflow is a Geospatial Information System, which can plot objects of interest on a given map and also provide data which may compliment existing rating and evaluation processes. The tactical objective of this project is to integrate the Mapflow GEO: Risk component with Magic, including the introduction of the new postcode file in the GRE and the web service call from Magic for the benefit of specified APC & PSC products. Project 3# Magic v10 Upgrade:

Existing Functionalities of Magic to be upgraded from V9.0 to V10.0 Project 4# Magic 2005 Sql Upgrade:

Existing Functionalities of Magic to be upgraded from Magic 2000 to Magic 2005 Project 5# TMT Terrorism:

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Project involved adding a new risk for Pool RE Risk and Covers, specifying the Rating Elements and validating whether the correct reports are generated are considered to be in scope for TMT Terrorism project done in Magic Underwriting tool.

Role involved : Writing and Executing Test Cases, Performing System Testing, Managing the Execution tracker and Defect Tracker, Preparing Status Reports on a daily basis, Giving KT to New Resource, Preparing Test Summary Report and AQI, Attending Clarification calls with Onsite and Defect triage calls US Direct Jan 2010 - Sep 2010

Handled the component testing of Core Underwriting Retail which is related to the i90 database of Magic. Also handled the Web Content Management part of US Direct and the System testing part of Magic Application for Hiscox

Role involved : Writing Test Cases for Component Testing, Magic Testing, and Executing Test Cases for Compo- nent Testing in Green hat tool, Reviewing Test cases for Rhythmyx, Giving KT to Resources for Rhythmyx, Mag- ic and Component Testing, Performing System Testing, Attending Clarification calls with the Development Team, Preparing Status Reports on a daily basis.

Lexis Advance for Solos Oct 2010 - Mar 2011

LexisNexis has launched its new product called Lexis Advance and is solely targeting individual and small firm practitioners with a plan that includes: U.S. and state primary law (cases, codes and constitutions); Shepard's; jury verdicts, briefs, pleadings and motions; Courtlink docket information; and expert witness information. Role involved : Accessibility Testing

Accessibility Testing is an approach to measuring a product's ability to be easily customized or modified for the benefit of users with disabilities. Users should be able to change input and output features, keyboard features, screen colors, sounds, and even the ability to zoom in on text and images. It helps to ensure that people with disabilities can access and use the product as effectively as people without disabilities. The purpose of accessibility testing is to pinpoint problems within web sites and products, which may otherwise prevent users with disabilities from accessing the information they are searching for. Role involved : Executing Functional Test Cases for Maintenance Release and Accessibility Testing for Lexis Advance for the upcoming Release

HMH – Learning Village Mar 2011 - Sep 2011

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is a leading global education company committed to addressing education's dynamic challenges through individualized content, innovative technology and a holistic approach that inspires achievement and a lifelong love of learning.

Learning Village is a powerful curriculum management solution that enhances the teaching and learning experience by connecting educators to the best practices, instructional strategies, lesson plans, and resources that enable measurable student achievement. From one central portal, educators tap into a wealth of web-based curricula, and collaborate in the broader district-wide learning community. Role involved: Test Execution in different OS and Browsers, Test case creation, Certification on Production and Integration environment, Test execution on Weekly builds (Agile Testing),Defect retesting, Defect logging Bug Logging Tools : JIRA

Zurich Farmers – Peachtree CDS Sep 2011 - May 2013 The purpose of the Peachtree Farmers project is to accept the Maryland Casualty Small Business Solution (SBS) policy data from the COS system so that the information can be integrated into the Farmers downstream processes, such as ICE, Billing, MIS, FDRC and SAP/Finance. This integration will occur in 3 waves. On a daily basis, CDS will need to pull premium transactions from COS and generate new premium interface files/jobs for the impacted downstream processes.

Role involved: Change Requests Testing independently from the Requirement Analysis, Test Design, Execution, Defect Analysis and Tracking to the Test Summary Report Preparation for WAVE 2, WAVE 3 and WAVE 3B Phase . Validation of the downstream files from the batch process.

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